Marie Kondo’s book “The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up” is really popular among those of us looking to declutter or downsize. Kondo lives in Japan, and many of the ideas in the book reflect Japanese culture. Sometimes that culture clashes with American culture in rather laughable ways.
Kathryn Leehane shares a funny article on Scary Mommy that reflects on her attempt to implement the KonMari method. My Marriage Survived The KonMari Method Of Tidying. In this article Kathryn shares her first day with the KonMari method while she and her husband worked on decluttering their closet.
I think it went pretty well, and it’s good to see a happy couple jumping into decluttering together, while keep the mood light and having a good time joking around. Her top three (and potentially only) items that spark joy were rather shocking to my delicate sensibilities. Share your top three items that spark joy in our comments section.